Do you want to quit smoking? Chewing
tobacco? Electronic cigarettes? Do you have a family member or friend who
wants to quit? Call the California Smokers' Helpline for FREE help.
California Smokers' Helpline*
- English: 1-800-NO-BUTTS
- Chinese: 1-800-838-8917
- Korean: 1-800-556-5564
- Spanish: 1-800-45-NO-FUME
- Vietnamese: 1-800-778-8440
- TDD/TYY: 1-800-933-4TDD
California Chewers' Helpline: 1-800-844-CHEW
Nicotine patches: Asian language speakers and Helpline callers who live with children ages 5 and under may be eligible for free nicotine patches, sent directly to their home. To see if you qualify, call 1-800-NO-BUTTS. If you have Medi-Cal insurance, visit the California Smokers' Helpline website for more information.
You may also call the County of Sacramento Tobacco
Education Program at (916) 875-5869 for a FREE Quit Kit.
Because nicotine - a drug in cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, and most electronic smoking devices (ESDs) - is addictive, quitting tobacco often takes more than willpower. Quitting is easier with help.